We found 120 resources with the concept neurons
Paralysed Rats Made To Walk Again
7 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The cure for paralysis seems to be some electrical stimulation and a little bit of chocolate. A video presentation examines work done in Switzerland that successfully allowed paralyzed rats to walk again. Electrical stimulation allows...
Neurons in Parietal Cortex Are Active During Straddling
1 min 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
How do scientists know which parts of the brain various functions use? With the help of an animated cat, viewers observe this process. They listen to the activity of one neuron as the cat steps over an obstacle and hear when the neuron...
What If You Never Forgot Anything?
10 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
What would life be like if we never forgot anything? Challenge scholars to imagine the possibilities using a video from an extensive science playlist. Content includes how memories form, why forgetting is essential to learning, and what...
Repellant Ephrin Signals Guide Limb Innervations
2 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The foot bone connects to the leg bone, but how? Learn about how neurons grow in the proper direction thanks to signalling. Observe what happens when they encounter a repulsive ephrin signal and the correction process that takes place.
Development of the Cerebral Cortex
2 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
How do the many parts of our brains form as we grow and develop? Peer inside a developing brain using a short video. Topics include stem cells, differentiation, and the unusual way these specialized neurons organize themselves throughout...
Autism and the Structure and Function of Synapses
2 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Take autism awareness in your class to a whole new level. Scholars watch a short video to discover how autism affects the brain. The narrator discusses the effects of altered proteins on neural synapses and the role the nucleus plays in...
Specialized Cells: Significance and Examples
9 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
All cells are created equal, but some go on to do amazing things! Find out more about these super hero cells with a short video from a well-written biology playlist. Topics include specialized plant and animal cells and how cells know to...
Memory: Crash Course Study Skills #3
11 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
It can be frustrating to forget information that you need later on, but the brain is only meant to take on so much data at a time. A video from a longer playlist about study skills discusses the details of memory, including the...
Epigenetics: Why Inheritance Is Weirder Than We Thought
3 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Can learned traits be passed down to future generations? The video explains epigenetics, which is the change in organisms caused by a modification of genes and not the genetic code. Using the example of lab rats passing on a sensitivity...
What Happens When You Have a Concussion?
6 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Ever had a concussion? Watch a video that explains the complicated dangers of concussions and how brain neurons are damaged during a concussion. Discover ways to heal the brain after a concussion and the long term effects of head trauma.
Beautiful Brain: Step Inside the Brain
5th - 9th CCSS: Adaptable
Before digital microscopes, scientists hired artists to draw the things visible in the microscope. Through training in neuroscience and art, Cajal revolutionized the way we view the beautiful brain. The third lesson in a series of four...
How Do Drugs Affect the Brain?
5 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Injection, taking a pill, or inhaling are the three main ways to administer a drug. But how do these drugs affect the brain? Watch a video that explains how neurons use neurotransmitters to communicate to one another in the brain.